Welcome To The Northwest Quiz: Striking Matches

We want to make sure the Watershed artists are familiar with Seattle before they take the stage at the Gorge. So, we gave them a nine-question quiz and told them they could NOT use "I don't know" as an answer.
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(photo credit: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

(photo credit: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

Sarah and Justin did pretty well for two people who have never been to Seattle or anywhere else in Washington before.

1.What are the two mountain ranges that surround Seattle?
Gorge and Washington

2. How tall is the Space Needle?
184 meters

3. Name three famous Seattleites…
Justin: “Um, let’s see, there’s the Hubble…”
Sarah: “(laughs) No, Seattleites, people from Seattle! Not satellites!”
          Justin: Bill Gates, Dave Grohl, Kurt Cobain
Sarah: Meredith Grey from Grey’s Anatomy

4. What two Hollywood stars starred in Sleepless in Seattle?
Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks

5. What was the name of Nirvana’s breakthrough album?
Nevermind

6. What is the name of the Seahawks stadium?
 Century Link Stadium

7. Name a coffee brand from Seattle that isn’t Starbucks?
Seattle’s Best

8. What is legal in our state but not legal in your state?
Gay Marriage

9. What is the mascot of the University of Washington?
The Space Needle

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